A study has found that the rate of suicide among adults ages 40-64 increased from 15.5 percent per 100,000 people to 18.2 percent per 100,000 people.
Social media has become a platform where users express their feelings, and often their intention to kill themselves.
One-in-five suicides, or about 45,000 each year between 2000-2011, have been linked to unemployment.
D.C. authorities say they are investigating the weekend death of an inmate in the District’s central cell block.
A man is dead after being shot by police for confronting officers with a knife, Howard County Police say.
Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.
Nearly 60 million people experience a mental health condition every year. But only a fraction of those conditions are ever detected.
Comedian Lewis Black blasted radio talk-show host Rush Limbaugh for his comments regarding actor Robin Williams’ apparent suicide.
Mental health professionals say the death of Robin Williams is just more proof of how powerful mental illness can be.
Baltimore police say a “very violent” attempted murder suspect died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound while in police custody.